06.02.2019

Free #TextMe_PaperFashion Pop-up At Helenic Centre


From 15 January – 24 February, the internationally acclaimed ATOPOS cvc Paper Dress collection will be ‘popping up’ at the Helenic Centre on Paddington Street with #TextMe_PaperFashion.

Explore text and paper in fashion through a selection of disposable paper dresses from the 1960s including rare Japanese shifu underclothes from the Edo period, Richard Nixon’s 1968 electoral campaign dress, the after Andy Warhol ‘Souper Dress’ , paper garments by significant designers such as Miyake, Tsumura, Galliano and many more in an exhibition that doesn’t only look good on paper!

‘Paper Fashion’, was first presented at the Benaki Museum, Athens in 2007 and has since been shown at, amongst others, MUDAM, Luxembourg, the MoMu, Antwhttp://helleniccentre.org/erp, the Bellerive Design Museum, Zurich and the Gallerie Stihl, Waiblingen. This is the first time the Collection will be exhibited in London.

Find out more about the exhibition, opening times and to book tickets. 


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